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Starbase 6

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Universe : Prime Timeline
Class Name : Starbase 6
Type : Starship support facility
Unit Run : Starbase 6 6 built in total.
Commissioned : 2200 - 2220, class remains in service
Dimensions : Height (overall) : 450 m
Decks : 120
Mass : 1,600,000 metric tons
Crew : 650
Armament : 12 x Type VII Phaser banks, total output 11,000 TeraWatts
Defence Systems : High capacity shield system, total capacity 1,000,000 TeraJoules
Standard Monotanium Double hull.
Low level Structural Integrity Field
Docking Facilities : Able to dock Constitution class ships
Starbase 6 : Not capable of independent movement; attitude control and/or orbital adjustment only.
Strength Indices :
(Galaxy class = 1,000)
Beam Firepower : 220
Torpedo Firepower : -
Weapon Range and Accuracy : -
Shield Strength : 370.37
Hull Armour : 2.5
Speed : -
Combat Manoeuvrability : -
Overall Strength Index : 136
Diplomatic Capability : Grade 7
Refit Cycle : Minor : 5 year
Standard : 5 years
Major : 20 years

Notes

A typical deep space starbase in use during the mid 23rd century. Notable examples include Starbase 6, which conducted the refit of the USS Enterprise for the ill-fated Daystrom computer test in 2268.

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Canon source Backstage source Novel source DITL speculation

Comments

A design which was created for the remastered TOS series, the design of Starbase 6 was rooted in the J Class starbase design created by Masao Okazaki. Since we see the station so briefly, this entry contains lots of speculation and little canon fact.
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